Head First Learn to Code. A Learner’s Guide to Coding and Computational Thinking – Eric Freeman

Head First Learn to Code. A Learner’s Guide to Coding and Computational Thinking – Eric Freeman
English | Size: 244.41 MB
Category: Programming

It’s no secret the world around you is becoming more connected, more configurable, more programmable, more computational. You can remain a passive participant, or you can learn to code. With Head First Learn to Code you’ll learn how to think computationally and how to write code to make your computer, mobile device, or anything with a CPU do things for you. Using the Python programming language, you’ll learn step by step the core concepts of programming as well as many fundamental topics from computer science, such as data structures, storage, abstraction, recursion, and modularity. [Read more…]

SAP Performance Optimization Guide Analyzing and Tuning SAP Systems, 7th Edition

SAP Performance Optimization Guide Analyzing and Tuning SAP Systems, 7th Edition
English | Size: 224.93 MB
Category: CBTs

In today’s high-stakes business environment, system performance is the king of the jungle. From system and load distribution, to memory management, to buffering and locks, you know there are many pitfalls to avoid. Up to date for SAP NetWeaver 7.3, this authoritative guide to analysis and tuning offers the practical tips and real-world examples to reach your tuning potential day in and day out. Anticipate, identify, analyze, and solve performance problems to keep your SAP system on top.
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Learning Blender A Hands-On Guide to Creating 3D Animated Characters

Learning Blender A Hands-On Guide to Creating 3D Animated Characters
English | Size: 14.9MB
Category: Tutorial

Focusing on Blender 2.71 and above, 3D-professional Oliver Villar explains all the basics, including Blender’s interface, controls, and how to manipulate objects. Once you’ve mastered the fundamentals, you’ll follow a realistic 3D workflow through a complete project. [Read more…]

The Complete Guide to Property Investment

The Complete Guide to Property Investment
English | Size: 185.21 MB
Category: Books

Stop procrastinating and become financially free, by building asset-based wealth and creating passive income.
The Wealth Dragon Way: The Why, the When and the How to Become Financially Free is a practical guide to becoming financially free through building asset-based wealth and creating passive income. Part motivational, part informational, this guide will change your whole perspective on wealth and your personal growth potential. The book discusses both moral and monetary wealth, and looks at how we are easily misled and influenced by media-driven myths surrounding money, debunking notions such as the idea that there is no truly moral way to become wealthy, or the belief that the state will provide for us in retirement, and more. You’ll discover new truths surrounding the subject of wealth, and get to the root of your own procrastination over planning for your financial future. You will learn how to tackle your fears and overcome the issues holding you back. You will also read real-life examples of how two property entrepreneurs built their significant portfolios using alternative strategies such as using lease options, and structuring and securing deals at below market value. Along the way, you’ll learn what it means to become a Wealth Dragon, and the key principles to live by if you’re ready to work towards achieving real financial freedom. [Read more…]

O’Reilly – The Browser Hacker’s Guide to Instantly Loading Everything

O’Reilly – The Browser Hacker’s Guide to Instantly Loading Everything
English | Size: 394.63 MB
Category: CBTs

Venture deep into the belly of the browser to uncover the secret to instantly loading anything-backed by data. Addy Osmani explains how to use preload, prefetch, preconnect, HTTP/2 server push, service workers, and more and how to ship JavaScript bundles on mobile that don’t break the bank as he shares data-driven techniques and performance patterns for efficiently loading content instantly. [Read more…]

Dr. Bernie Siegel – The Beginner’s Guide to Humor and Healing

Dr. Bernie Siegel – The Beginner’s Guide to Humor and Healing
English | Size: 35.63 MB
Category: Psychology / Body Language

When Dr. Bernie Siegel tells a joke, it s not only funny, it’s good medicine. Now this pioneering physician and author of the New York Times bestseller Love, Medicine, and Miracles uplifts our hearts and tickles our funny bones once more, with The Beginner’s Guide to Humor and Healing.
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O’Reilly – Building a CSS Style Guide from Scratch

O’Reilly – Building a CSS Style Guide from Scratch
English | Size: 1.95 GB
Category: CBTS

A well-designed CSS style guide offers more than just consistent patterns; it ensures web accessibility, better site performance, improved engineering and design efficiency, and provides your users with a uniform experience across your entire application or suite of applications. In this course, you’ll learn how to build a CSS style guide from scratch. You’ll explore each of the user interface (UI) components that go into the most effective style guides; you’ll examine the benefits of maintaining a “living” style guide (i.e., provides flexibility, responds to an application’s changing needs, etc.); and you’ll learn about the analysis and linting tools that measure your CSS and assist with style guide maintenance. Participants should understand the fundamentals of HTML and CSS.
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Color Management A Comprehensive Guide for Graphic Designers

Color Management: A Comprehensive Guide for Graphic Designers
English | Size: 166 MB
Category: Tutorial

Color Management shows how to implement color as a practical form of problem solving. It is a consolidated resource, arming designers with an understanding of how to communicate with and manage color in all its aspects and applications; subtractive and additive; pigment, CMYK and RGB; 2-D and 3-D; still and motion. Sensitivity of pigments to light and air and the stability of inks are also detailed, as is the human factor, through issues of color legibility and the physical and psychological effects of color. In its depth and breadth, it is a unique body of information. [Read more…]

M Meyers – CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs, 5th Edition

M Meyers – CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs, 5th Edition
English | Size: 323.27 MB
Category: Tutorial

Written by the leading authority on CompTIA A+ certification and training, this four-color guide will help you become a certified IT professional with proven expertise in hardware and software, and help you pass CompTIA A+ exams 220-901 and 220-902. Mike Meyers’ CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs, Fifth Edition offers complete coverage of the latest exam objectives. You’ll get on-the-job tips, end-of-chapter review questions, and hundreds of color photographs and illustrations. [Read more…]

Packt Publishing – Professional Guide to Windows Server 2016

Packt Publishing – Professional Guide to Windows Server 2016
English | Size: 2.76 GB
Category: Tutorial

Microsoft recently launched its newest server to keep up with the demanding needs of constantly changing technology. The latest server focuses on the company’s hybrid strategy, including a greater focus on cloud technology.

The Windows Server 2016 comes with numerous features and Microsoft products including Office 365 and its desktop productivity apps, Dynamics 365, SQL Server and Azure’s SQL Database. It offers multiple benefits over the older versions including better security, consistent identity management, built-in support for containers, deployment features for cloud, networking to automate with cloud-like efficiency and so much more. [Read more…]